Select Page ranked 326 U.S. cities and towns that offer the best environment for college students.   Below in the interactive U.S. map is the 2015’s overall rankings.

Simply click on any dot and you can see a box showing a city or town, the state where it is in, and its ranking from 1 to 326.  The rankings are also shown in various shades of colors from blue to orange.  Please use a laptop or computer for better resolution.

Based on’s report, we present you colleges and universities located in most of the 326 College Cities & Towns. The list of schools is integrated with the Estimated Costs for 2015-16 on the schools websites.  Please click here.  Schools we select for your reference are from various ranking sources including:

  1. QS World University Rankings
  2. Times Higher Education
  3. US News & World Report
  4. Princeton Review

Related reading: America’s 50 best towns to live in 2016

Source: WalletHub